Tuesday 20 August, 2019

12 kilos of weed seized in Beetham

Over 12 kilogrammes of marijuana were seized on in Beetham Gardens by officers of the Port of Spain Division.

The drugs, which had a total weight of 12.88 kilogrammes, were seized between two streets, namely 16th and 17th Streets, during exercises on Sunday morning.

The exercises were led by police inspector Powder and included assistance from the Port of Spain Task Force, the Port of Spain CID, the Transit Police, and the Canine Unit, among several others.

A white Mitsubishi Lancer, which was parked along the roadway and unclaimed by any residents of the area, was also seized as it was suspected to have been stolen.

Two other persons were held on outstanding warrants.

More on this as it becomes available.

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